Monthly Archives: July 2011

Sheds and bugs and books, oh my!

GUYS! GUYS!!! THE SHED IS SO CLOSE TO BEING DONE! Now why in the world is it taking this long? Because: we’re not pros Mariana was in Spain we have to find miles of extension cords to power the drill … Continue reading

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Mid-July Harvest Bounty

Check out photos from our recent harvest day!

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Season’s Eatings

It’s interesting to think back to my childhood, and recognize my complete ignorance of seasons. As weird as that sounds. Having grown up in California, the weather isn’t always much of an indicator for the calendar. And fruits and vegetables … Continue reading

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Conundrums posed by a Costata

If you saw this in your fridge, what would YOU call it? That was exactly the question I was faced with when I brought home this unidentifiable Godzilla back from the most recent Harvest Day. My housemates asked me, ‚ÄúSuzanne, … Continue reading

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What to do with all those banana peppers. Or at least what I did.

So the banana pepper plant went CRAZY. So I had a lot of banana peppers in my house. I appreciate them, but I’m not very excited by them. I’m not even really sure I’ve had them on anything besides sandwiches… … Continue reading

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Nommin’

The title of this post makes me think of a girl in my brother’s grade named Naaman. Them squash are a comin! The day that we put the shed onto its foundation, we all got some zucchini as a thank-you … Continue reading

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rainrainrainrainrainrainrainrainrain part 2

Things got a little crazy and I’m a little behind on the updates. But the shed is standing! And here’s why: Two weeks ago, tireless Mariana spent several days digging out mud. Because it rained. Every day. But she knew … Continue reading

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